City Guide to Edinburgh, Scotland

City Guide to Edinburgh, Scotland

Edinburgh News: theatre

Man of the Mancha Review

This 1965 Broadway musical hit received Tony Awards for best musical, score, and libretto. It's based on the epic tale by Miguel de Cervantes, Don Quixote de la Mancha (1605), regarded as the first modern novel.

The Play What I Wrote Review

During the 1970s and early 80s one of the TV highlights of the year was the Morecambe and Wise Christmas show, watched some years by over 25 million viewers - half the UK population.

Monks Review

Des Dillon first made his name as a poet, novelist and short story writer before turning to the theatre. Many of the themes and characters are linked to his own experience growing up in Coatbridge and the working class lives around the harsh industrial landscape of slagpits and steelworks.

Theatre Review: The Letter

In our pressurised, fast paced, jet setting lives, amidst global political, religious and racial unrest,

strangers, babies Review

Do we get over our childhood? Or are we destined to relive aspects of it throughout our whole adult lives?

Assembly Rooms Upgrades For 2009

The Assembly Rooms is lined up for a £10 million renovation that will see the entire building and its facilities upgraded and refurbished, including exterior improvements to both the George and Rose Street sides and the adjoining lanes by 2009.

Aladdin, Brunton Theatre, Review

This year’s seasonal yarn at the Brunton is the truly amazing story of...

Cinderella, Lyceum Theatre, Review

Through Stuart Paterson’s adaptations of classic panto fare, the Lyceum usually brings something a little more mature than the average to the Christmas season.

Romeo and Juliet, Royal Lyceum, Review

A strong, highly accessible and justifiably thought-provoking production of Shakespeare's most famous love play. An ideal one, too, for introducing someone to the Bard for the first time.